Injury is damage to a biological organism which can be classified on various bases.

Other articles related to "injury":

Injury - Classification - By Activity
... Sports injury Occupational injury Accidental injury. ...
Women's Ice Hockey - Injury - Head Injuries
... to the head, scalp, and face are the most frequent types of injury." (Schmidt 6) Even a shallow cut to the head results in a loss of a large amount of blood ... and occasionally, a skate blade.” (Schmidt 3) One of the causes of head injury is checking from behind ...
Erb's Palsy - Cause
... A similar injury may be observed at any age following trauma to the head and shoulder, which cause the nerves of the plexus to violently stretch, with the upper trunk of the plexus sustaining the ... Injury may also occur as the result of direct violence, including gunshot wounds and traction on the arm, or attempting to diminish shoulder joint ...

Famous quotes containing the word injury:

    ... too much attention is paid to dress by those who have neither the excuse of ample means nor of social claims.... The injury done by this state of things to the morals and the manners of our lower classes is incalculable.
    Mrs. H. O. Ward (1824–1899)

    This is ... a trait no other nation seems to possess in quite the same degree that we do—namely, a feeling of almost childish injury and resentment unless the world as a whole recognizes how innocent we are of anything but the most generous and harmless intentions.
    Eleanor Roosevelt (1884–1962)

    Every act of conscious learning requires the willingness to suffer an injury to one’s self-esteem. That is why young children, before they are aware of their own self-importance, learn so easily; and why older persons, especially if vain or important, cannot learn at all.
    Thomas Szasz (b. 1920)